Description

Fishing harbour dating back to 1912 and which was one of the most important along the Basque coast. At certain times of the day, you can see the boats unloading their catch, as the fish auction house of the  fishermen's guild is located there. There are also beautiful views out to sea.
Further information in visual and audio format (Points 1,2, and 3) through the following. link https://puntodis.com/mpv/index.php?url=santurtzi 

Highlight

  • Accessible toilet at the Tourist Office.

How to get here

By Metro underground:
Line 2 Basauri - Kabiezes (Santurtzi stop);

By Train:
Renfe suburban service, C-1 line, Santurtzi-Bilbao (Santurtzi stop)

By bus: 
(Bizkaibus) A3151. Santurtzi-Bilbao;

Car park:
Santurtzi Fishing Port car park
 

Route

Santurtzi (Biscay)

Section 1

From the car park to the statue of Our Lady of El Carmen

Suitable for people with reduced mobility (PRM)

You can start route from the car park or the railway crossroads, from where a flat and level path runs along the fishing port's sea wall where you can enjoy the views of the port, shipyard and out to sea.
There is a large building, which is home to a tourist office, the traditional restaurant of the Fishermen's Guild, the fish auction room and a Maritime History Interpretation Centre (Santurtzi Itsoa Museoa) at the start of the route.
The stretch along the seawall is 800 metros  (round trip, there are benches to sit on and different points of interest, such as the hand crane, the monument to the Children of the Spanish Civil War and the sculpture of Our Lady of El Carmen.  Link for further visual and audio information:  https://puntodis.com/mpv/idiomas.php?url=santurtzi 

Description of the section and its accessibility level

Section length
0,80 km
Pavement
Paving stones and cobblestones
Obstacles

Equipment for receiving the external resource on the section

Is there reception equipment on the section?
Yes
Outdoor space: Parking areas and access to equipment
Is there a parking area?
Yes
Parking. Are there any minimum dimensions for adapted vehicles?
Yes
Is there any adapted access?
Yes
Are there slopes at the entrances?
No
Are the access slopes suitable for people with reduced mobility?
Yes, with no required assistance from third parties
Are there railings and/or handrails?
Yes, with no required assistance from third parties
Is there an equipment entrance sign next to the access, and is it adapted?
Yes
Is the access properly signposted to guide users?
Yes
Pavement type
Paving stones and cobblestones
Indoor space: General features
Do the different equipment areas have adapted access?
Yes
Does the front door have a pre-landing?
Yes
Are the access slopes suitable for people with reduced mobility?
Yes, with no required assistance from third parties
Are there bathrooms, and is at least one of them accessible by transfer?
Yes
Personal care area
Are there personnel trained in accessibility in the facilities?
Yes
Do staff wear name badges or equivalent to show their communication skills with people with disabilities?
No
Unobstructed distance around the sign of over 150 cm for wheelchair users' mobility
Yes
Nearby counter visible from the entrance for easy access, with an accessible area width greater than 80cm
Yes
Minimum unobstructed distance around the counter greater than 150cm
Yes
Benches or supports for people with reduced mobility
Yes
Are there accessible ICTs "information and communication technologies" ?
Yes
Can these ICTs be seen by people with visual impairment?
Yes
Are there any resources so that people with hearing impairment can understand them?
Yes
What type of resource(s)?
Magnetic loop
Are ICTs available so that the location and services are publicized in different languages?
Yes
Specify any commercial communication resources used that have been designed specifically for disabled people
Map's Voice, digital audio and visual information system.
Rest zone
Is there a rest area at the reception?
Yes
Store
Is there one or more stores at the reception?
No
Children’s area
Is there a children’s area at the reception?
No
Exhibition room
Is there an exhibition room at the reception?
No
Exhibition Hall
Is there an exhibition hall at the reception?
No

Interpretive equipment

Are there trails on the section?
Yes
Access
Is there lighting at night?
Yes
Minimum accessible connection between parking spaces, if any, the start of the obstacle-free trail
Yes
Is there an adequate slope to allow circulation without assistance, with personal assistance or with technical assistance?
Yes, without assistance from third parties
Parking spaces reserved for vehicles used to transport disabled people according to current regulations. At least 5% of the total spaces
Yes
Parking signage, if any, with the International Accessibility Symbol on the floor and/or on walls
Yes
Itinerary
Is there an adequate slope to allow circulation without assistance, with personal assistance or with technical assistance?
No
Cycle touring lane
Does the section have a cycle touring lane?
No
Lookout and observatory
Is there a lookout or observatory on the section?
No

Educational Facilities

Nature classroom
Is there a nature classroom on this section?
No

Recreational facilities

Is there a recreational area on this section?
No
Access
Is there an adequate slope to allow circulation without assistance, with personal assistance or with technical assistance?
No

Beaches

Is there a beach on this section?
Yes

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